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Denmark plans to postpone tax increases on electric vehicles as part of a slew of new measures the government is seeking to consolidate the country's reputation as a "green pioneer" and help it achieve its climate goals.
Hurricane Michael is expected to make landfall later today in one of Florida's least populated corners, a rural expanse of the Panhandle known more for pine forests and oyster beds than oceanfront towers.
The confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court may have already had repercussions on a high-profile climate change lawsuit brought by a group of young Americans.
President Trump expressed skepticism yesterday about a major U.N. report on climate change that warned of irreversible warming if the world fails to act immediately.
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley was against the Paris climate agreement before President Trump was.
One city in North Carolina is trying to move two public apartment buildings onto higher ground. It's an effort that challenges past decisions to construct low-income housing in areas that are prone to flood.
Carmakers are discovering there are limits when it comes to influencing European Union climate policy.
The world could install more than a trillion watts of renewable power over the next five years, more than the entire current generation capacity of the European Union.
After China's third-richest man backed entrepreneur Jia Yueting's electric-vehicle startup with a $2 billion funding pledge, the wheels finally started turning at its plant in Hanford, Calif.
A South Carolina county is getting new flood maps for the first time in 14 years, but it's possible they're already out of date.
The transportation sector needs to decarbonize fast, according to the latest report by the top scientific body studying climate change. But it won't be easy.
Forests could play a key role in slowing catastrophic global warming past 1.5 degrees Celsius, the world's top scientists said during this week's publication of a U.N.-backed climate report.
California gubernatorial front-runner Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) said yesterday that he would "tighten" up the state's fossil fuel extraction policies if elected.
The Trump administration's rollbacks of regulations on coal plants would disproportionately hurt those who voted for the president, a new study has found.
Danish wind giant Ørsted A/S said yesterday it will acquire Deepwater Wind LLC for $510 million, reshaping America's nascent offshore industry just as a series of Northeastern states prepare to test the waters of the Atlantic with major new projects.
A much-anticipated report from the world's leading authorities on climate change has reignited a debate over the usefulness of the "carbon budget."
The goal posts for the Paris Agreement have moved. The world's top climate scientists this weekend declared that keeping temperature rise to 2 degrees Celsius is no longer sufficient. Instead, they said, the globe must prevent warming of 1.5 C above preindustrial levels or abandon billions of people to the social and natural dangers of runaway warming.
A mobile dialysis unit long sought by patients suffering kidney failure on the tiny Puerto Rican island of Vieques has arrived more than a year after Hurricane Maria.
Poland's Energa SA will not abandon a contested 6 billion zloty ($1.6 billion) Ostroleka power plant project as the country needs to replace its aging facilities to meet rising demand for electricity, according to its chief financial officer.
Oil's march toward $100 a barrel is coming at just the right time for automakers investing billions in the switch to electric cars.